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I Have a Crazy Mother In Law

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    I'm pretty sure she's crazy,

    she's incredibly sneaky & manipulative and has been very used to her only son and her husband doing as they're told. Now my fiancé (her only son) has a daughter and partner to put first she seems to struggle letting go. Her and her husband have moved away & we have made an...
    B14Cx B14Cx 18-21, F Jun 20, 2014

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    My mother in law is a nutcase.

    Recently we have come to the conclusion that she suffers from Narcissistic Personality Disorder as well as Borderline Personality Disorder. When I met my husband, he warned me about his mother and told me to be careful around her and not to trust her. He was abandoned by her...
    GroundedButterfly81 GroundedButterfly81 31-35, F Jan 28, 2014

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    Insane In Laws!!!!

    I could write a whole book on these people! Let me start by saying that part of the prOb I believed in the beginning was a lil bit of a culture clash. I am mexican American and do not speak Spanish they are from Mexico and don't speak a lot of English. We lived with them before...
    Jmd88 Jmd88 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 15, 2012

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    My husband and I have been together

    for 15 years and 14 of them we have gone through some kind of drama with his mom. We have made every effort to have a healthy relationship with her, but I don't think it's going to happen. I am posting because I want know I'm not alone.
    dangermamaof4 dangermamaof4 31-35, F Jun 29

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    I have a crazy mother in law from ******* hell.

    :0 oh god please give me some advice to carry on with my life in peace pleaseeee the sisters in law are just as bad even one who is actually. The other daughter in law is just so damn perfect with her so damn perfect life...well of course she doesnt have to work and has her...
    Warriorbutterfly Warriorbutterfly 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 12, 2014

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    Conflict With The Crazy One

    So months back, my MIL made some hateful remarks to me and my hubby. Flat out told me she regretted having him, and she wished he had passed away and not her middle son. Also that if I ever became pregnant to not bring the baby over because she will not love it, since it will be...
    movealot2012 movealot2012 26-30, F Dec 10, 2012

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    My mother in law is crazy

    as all get out. She does things that makes me be like wtf! She a big *** fruit loop. Like who really steals their son wallet and uses his credit cards and maxes them out and be like oh yea I found your wallet
    wifey2be wifey2be 22-25, F Dec 10, 2013

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    Thoughts From My Mother-in-law

    • During our engagement (he's 37, I'm 36): "(My son) can have kids whenever he wants as long as he finds a younger wife." • At the dinner table (looking directly at me): "Some women need to realize that it's okay for their husbands to flirt." • "One of my favorite things...
    TheCompetition TheCompetition 41-45 Oct 28, 2011

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    In-laws Should Be Called Outlaws

    We live in the same driveway. His mother is controlling, over bearing, disrespectful etc. I could write a book about all the bad qualities she has. Anyway, on several occasions this has happened... she comes in our house early in the morning, walks in our bedroom while we are...
    Michelle775 Michelle775 36-40 2 Responses May 18, 2012

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    She hates me because she thinks I'm stealing

    her son away from her. But the truth is he doesn't like spending time with her because all she does is abuse him and call his father names. I'm always the one forcing him to go see her and to spend time with her but when he does he comes back hurt and upset.
    Lasey94 Lasey94 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 9, 2014

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    My soon-to-be MIL has never really liked me.

    My fiancé's brother dated his ex for 4 years. They started dating 3 years before I met my guy. When I entered the family she was very jealous and would tell my guy's mom that I was cheating on him, that I was crazy, that I hated her and the whole family, that I was always...
    sweetpink16 sweetpink16 18-21, F Aug 5, 2014

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    why cant my mil realize that

    once she married off her son she has to let go??? she just called my husbands dr to get his results from test that he took. I CAN TAKE CARE OF HIM. HE IS MY HUSBAND!
    bluma bluma 22-25, F Mar 26, 2014

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    She Ruined The Birth Of My Daughter And I Can't Get Over It.

    First, I should say that this post is for cathartic purposes. It's been five months and I'm still losing sleep over it, I'm hoping here I can find relief. My Mother-in-Law, or Crazy for Cocoa Puffs as I like to call her, ruined the birth of my daughter. Little background: my...
    DGCooper DGCooper 26-30, F 19 Responses Aug 24, 2011

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      I was wondering

    if anybody could give me some advice on my situation as i feel completely crazy and overly sensitive for feeling really stressed and isolated about my MIL (mother in law). Technically, she is not my MIL as I have only been with my boyfriend for about a year and a half. I'm...
    fireopal27 fireopal27 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 12, 2014

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    Crazy One

    She was crazy..... how she can be described? After mine engagment, ( i was living alone in neighbouring ). she always offers lunch & breakfast. one day she told me wheather i had any experience about sex? naturally, i told ..no... Than she explain me all treake & pleasure . she...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 26, 2011

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    Future Mother And Father In Law Are Going Through A Divorce!

    I have been with my fiance for 3 years and we have 2 children together. When we first got together I had a great relationship with my mil and everyone loves her. She was the sweetest person Id ever met. ALways involved with my babies, always helping me out with babysitting, going...
    LadyLDB LadyLDB 26-30 1 Response Mar 2, 2012

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    Mother-in-Law Is Crazy

    My husband and I have been together for 2 years, but married only 9 months.  It's the second for both with children from each previous marriage.  When I first meet his mother, she seemed generally nice and caring, seemed to genuinely like me and asked about my kids and...
    myMILiscrazy myMILiscrazy 36-40 1 Response Mar 30, 2009

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    She's Certainly Something

    In the beginning, there was Mother-in-law:  clearly a force to be reckoned with.j   My husband had never said much good about her.  Based on stories I'd heard from those who know her, my mind painted a picture of a, well, of a *****.  She was abusive on...
    usetheforceluke usetheforceluke 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 11, 2010

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    How I put my MIL in her place.

    *********My mil is so two faced and rotten. I don't understand why she wasted so much energy on me. You see, I don't give ammo to anyone. So when she treated me like crap for 6 months straight, (while I was pregnant) and I finally told my husband about it. He confronted her...
    MrsTran06 MrsTran06 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    Where Do I Start!!??

    I would like to start by saying that I kind of feel bad for even signing up for this and writing about my MIL experience. I have been married for only 6 months and my issues aren't that bad I suppose...but here goes:My husband is the youngest of 4 children and my MIL had him...
    freeme127 freeme127 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 2, 2010

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    Mother-in-law Is Ok When Medicated

    I knew from day this one could be trouble. Never. marry. into. a. family. where most of them think you are inferior and they need psychotropic meds to boot! Examples? here you go... used items disgust me ( almost everything i own is second-hand), people who drive brand xxx...
    elsiew elsiew 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 12, 2012

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    Years Of Crazy

    My mother in law is a narcissist. She is all about herself, all the time. She only sees her son and her grandkids as trophies. If she spends five minutes talking to her grandson, she makes the whole neighbourhood believe she is the sole source of support for our entire family...
    L00zer L00zer 41-45 Apr 16, 2013

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    My Mom-in-law Beats The Cake

    When I was diagnosed Bipolar and shared the news with the in-laws, my mom-in-law promptly dug in her purse and pulled out her travel holy water bottle and commenced an Exorcism-she spoke in tongues, thrust my head back a number of times (violently) and make the family hold hands...
    BabzEsq24 BabzEsq24 46-50, F 5 Responses Jul 28, 2012

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    My Mother-in-law In Nuts!

    I should start off by saying I married the only child of a divorced mom who thinks her son is her friend more than her son. She is the most selfish person I ever met! She started acting more like her selfish self after we got engaged. God forbid her son wasn't there to take...
    sunbunnyc sunbunnyc 36-40 1 Response Sep 6, 2012

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    Mother In Law From H*ll

    My husband and I have been together for 3 years, married for 1. At first his mother was fine. We got along. At least that's what I thought. Our issues didn't start on my end until she was taking child support from him for his kids that lived with us. Yes, they did live with her...
    mommynlovingit mommynlovingit 26-30, F Oct 4, 2012

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    Me and my partner been together

    for three years. His mother drive me crazy and too many time i felt like i need to walk away from this relationship. When i just first met her, she won't stop asking me to do stuff for his son "cook, iron, clean for him" which i am happy to do it anyway. But i don't need to be...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 2, 2014

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    This is scary... My brother has come home several times now (he is 21) and told me that someone has been stalking him. The first time there was a very big and buff man in a suit...
    lynnewolf99 lynnewolf99 16-17, F 30 mins ago

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    okay so ive written like 4 stories in this group concerning my mother in law Linda Maxwell and the things she likes to do, used to do to me, and what she is currently trying to do...
    AiymaSnikies AiymaSnikies 22-25, F 33 mins ago

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    She created me, she welcomed me into the world and much more. Without our mothers we would not be here today so I think we all need to admire them. Right now both my parents are...
    CD51031 CD51031 13-15, F 1 hr ago

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    When I was about three years old my mother beat me so hard I remember she put vaseline on my bum because it was so red. When I was older I got to pick which belt I was going to be...
    BenBrin BenBrin 36-40, M 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    i want someone to come and go crazy on my head hair with all my hair dye
    Vgore0304 Vgore0304 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    It's not my ex, it's my boyfriend's ex-girlfriend, Kayla. She is completely out of her mind. In high school, she dated this kid and she got knocked up. She went through with an...
    coolestdweebyahknow coolestdweebyahknow 22-25, F 4 hrs ago

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    Today is my daughter's birthday and I been feeling unhappy about it. I know she's only 9 years old but I feel very sad that I haven't talked to her that much. Whenever I try to...
    db174 db174 31-35, F 6 hrs ago

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    It happens at night when I'm sleeping. I find I have them depending on my pain levels that day. I know i am having one I awake from sleep, my fingers move crazy (sometimes clicking...
    FaultyAnxietySucks FaultyAnxietySucks 36-40, F 7 hrs ago

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    If you're a mother of small children, you know dinner time can be a battlefield. However, I am pleased to announce: for 3 nights running, there have been ZERO complaints/rejections...
    GypsyMiss GypsyMiss 36-40, F 4 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    I have been friends with this girl (let’s call her Squirrel) for about 20 years. And she is the most selfish, self-centered person on the planet! She only cares about herself...
    jennythedreadful jennythedreadful 26-30, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    We do, and don't force yourself to remember. There a reason your not suppose to. It only makes it unbearably painful. But if you train yourself, you can find that point where...
    Lhokw Lhokw 18-21, F 10 hrs ago

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    Once upon a time, there was a girl I met online. She spoke dutch. I liked her very much.The end.Nah, just kidding:) We must continue to make this story fitting.I still know her...
    nightowl007 nightowl007 22-25, M 11 hrs ago

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    Horrid mother in law who I have been tolerating for the past 17.5 years thinking (oh so futilely), she'll realise I'm a good person..no no no. She was horrid before I got married...
    cansomeonemakemymildisappear cansomeonemakemymildisappear 36-40, F 1 day ago

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    I'm an interracial adoptee from Africa, adopted by a white family. These last few years I've been thinking about the stories my adoptive parents have told me about what happened...
    Tearystar1027 Tearystar1027 18-21 1 day ago

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    I do not like my mother-in-law. I don't. And I know exactly why. She's raised three sons to be respectful of not just women, but everyone. She's taught them to look beyond a woman...
    BabyRottie BabyRottie 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    My experience seems to be a little different from those I've read. I'm 18 years old,and I'm not normal,I never have been. My mother has poisoned me,she had been for a long time...
    CourtneySB CourtneySB 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    The complete definition of a redneck.😂
    ssamuel ssamuel 13-15, M 10 Responses 2 days ago

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